“Volunteers don’t necessarily have the time; they have the heart.” 

Elizabeth Andrew’s words capture the spirit of so many people in the Arkansas Valley.  They give their hearts to the communities of our region.  We are proud to provide some much deserved recognition to those people that dedicate so much to the people and places of our area.  We welcome your nominations for the Martin's General Store COMMUNITY CHAMPION.

Each month, one person will be recognized based on nominations.  Your nomination letters can be dropped off at Martin's General Store at 601 East First Street in La Junta. Nominations are reviewed at the end of each month and the monthly COMMUNITY CHAMPION will be announced on the 1st Monday of every month on our morning show.  The nomination letter will be read on the air recognizing the work of that month's deserving recipient.  That person will be celebrate on our station all month long. 

The COMMUNITY CHAMPION will receive a certificate thanking them for his or her contributions to Southeast Colorado and a year worth of Pizza* from from Little Caesar's Pizza of La Junta. 

*Recipient will be given gift certificates for one pizza, crazy bread, and 2-liter pop for each month for a 12-month period (12 total).


An individual is eligible for the COMMUNITY CHAMPION award once every 12 months.   

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